April 9, 2022 – April 9, 2022

Dead Fest on the Ranch

Dead Fest on the Ranch featuring Unlimited Devotion, Grass is Dead, Dead Set Florida, Steeln’ Peaches and more on Sat. Apr 9th 12noon-2am.

About this event

Skywalker Adventures Presents:

Dead Fest on the Ranch

A one day overnight camping fest celebrating the music of the Grateful Dead and more !

Grass is Dead , Unlimited Devotion and Dead Set Florida will be joined by Steeln’ Peaches (Allman Bros Tribute) and others for an overnight camping fest. Late Night Midnight Set Planned !

We are having a big party out on Maddox Ranch and you are invited !

Location: Maddox Ranch, Lakeland, Fl.

Date: Saturday Apr 9. 2022

Gates: 10 am Music 12 noon – 2 am (Special Late Night Set)

Overnight primitive (tent, small RV without generator) camping included in your ticket price.

Children’s Ticket available for all Children under 12.

Kids 5 and under do not need a ticket.

RV camping pass available . All RV’s 20 feet or longer must have a RV Parking Pass.

All RV’s using a generator must have an RV Parking Pass

RV 19 feet or less do not need a RV Parking Pass unless they have a generator, Small RV’s without generators cannot park in the large RV section unless you have an RV Parking Pass. Small campers with generators w are still required to have a RV Parking Pass.


Small RV’s less than 20 feet without generator can park in any open designated area and set up camp.


All Ages, Family Friendly. Family Specific camping areas will be set up this year.

NO ANIMALS OF ANY KIND ARE ALLOWED, Maddox Ranch is a working farm and is private property .

NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES other than authorized event vehicles will be allowed to be used inside the ranch. No Golf Carts or Motorized carts of any kind will be allowed.

Our very own Shakedown will include food and crafts vendors as always !

Limited Vending Opportunities. Purchase Crafts Vending Pass and submit a photo of your booth to once vending ticket is purchased. There are approximately 15 crafts vendor spaces available for sale. Food vendors must contact us directly. Al Crafts booth must be self contained. Bring your own 10 x 10 and electricity if needed.

Come hang with your friends and friends you haven’t met yet in Lakeland, Florida at Maddox Ranch. We had a blast last year ! Lets do it again in 2022 !

Lakeland is convenient to either Tampa or Orlando International airports. Plenty of hotels in the area for those not wishing to camp. Non-campers welcome , special parking lot for those not staying overnight for easy access in and out of the ranch.

Skywalker Adventures puts on small focused environmentally friendly festivals in the jam band community. Small team and we always welcome quality volunteers.

Please remember to pick up after yourselves. Our dumpster will be out in the outside lot for you to drop your garbage off on the way out of the festival. Please only leave footprints while visiting Maddox Ranch.




Video’s below from our festival last year at Maddox Ranch .